First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good / Very Good. Item #5000
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1929. Stated First Edition. Octavo; 640pp. Illustrated dust jacket has original $3.00 price. Green cloth binding with lettering and decorations stamped in black and orange on cover and spine. Orange top stain. Orange and white decorative endpapers. Dust jacket chipped on head of spine and on front right top corner. Spine is toned and rear top left edge of dust jacket is dampstained. Now in protective mylar cover - charming illustration on front is clean and bright. Top stain has darkened with age and roughly an inch width of dampstain, but has not impacted text in any way. Binding is sound. Previous owner's name written in pen on front attached endpaper. Paper is starting to brown from age, but remains clean and unmarked. No tears.